Cognex Barcode, ID Readers



Cognex offers the most advanced technology available for 1-D barcode and for 2-D Data Matrix code reading. Regardless of the barcode symbology, size, quality, printing method, or surface the codes are marked on, Cognex reader can read it!


Cognex Dataman and Cognex In-Sight ID series offers complete range of fixed-mount and handheld ID readers for every identification applications.

Cognex Dataman fixed-mount readers series consist of Dataman 50/60 Series, Dataman 150/260 Series, Dataman 100/200 Series, Dataman 300/360 Series, In-Sight ID Series.

Cognex Handheld reader series consist of Dataman 8600 Series, Dataman 8050 Series, Dataman 700 Series

1.   Fixed-mount Barcode Readers

Cognex DataMan® fixed-mount barcode readers represent a breakthrough in combining unmatched code performance, ease of use, and an extremely small size. Lighting, camera, processor and communications are all integrated making the DataMan fixed position barcode readers ideal for the most demanding applications.

DataMan fixed-mount barcode readers offer best-in-class performance with patented Cognex 1-D barcode and 2-D matrix code reading software algorithms, flexible optics, lighting options, easy setup, and quick deployment.

The benefits of image-based readers combined with the ease-of-use and cost of laser scanners, featuring:

  • Highest read rates
  • No moving parts
  • Performance feedback
  • Industrial connectivity

2.   Handheld Barcode Readers

Cognex DataMan® industrial handheld barcode readers provide unmatched performance for Direct Part Marks (DPM) and label-based applications, where integration, ruggedness and the ability to read challenging marks quickly are essential to your success. DataMan industrial handheld readers have field interchangeable communication modules. One reader can be configured to meet specific communication needs.

Powerful, rugged barcode readers available in both wired and wireless models, featuring:

  • Highest read rates
  • Patented UltraLight®
  • Industrial connectivity

3.   Mobile Computers

Designed for the rugged conditions of the factory floor yet is small and lightweight enough to fit comfortably in the hand with easy-to-use ergonomic controls, featuring:

  • Unmatched code reading
  • Wi-Fi communications
  • Application development

4.   Barcode Verifiers

For every step of the direct part marking (DPM) process, including quality verification, and data validation. They feature:

  • Fully integrated design
  • Compliant results
  • Ease-of-use